Polytechnic Institute
of Bragança



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João Eduardo Pinto Castro Ribeiro

Auxiliary Professor
Group: Sustainable Processes and Products
Phone: 273303081
ORCID: 0000-0001-6300-148X
Scopus Author ID: 25638652400


  • Since 2000: Assistant Professor, Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, Bragança, Portugal
  • 1996 - 2000: Lecturer in Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, Bragança, Portugal
  • 1995 - 1996: Research assistant, Instituto Politécnico de Bragança, Bragança, Portugal


  • Since 2018: Director of Industrial Engineering Master in IPB, Bragança, Portugal
  • 2011 - 2016: President of the Scientific Committee of the Master in Industrial Engineering in IPB, Bragança, Portugal
  • 2011 - 2016: Director of Industrial Engineering Master in IPB, Bragança, Portugal
  • 2000 - 2002: Coordinator of the Mechanical Technology Department of ESTIG - IPB, Bragança, Portugal
  • 2000 - 2008: Member of the Scientific Council of ESTIG in IPB, Bragança, Portugal
  • Since 1998: Member of the Portuguese Association of Experimental Stress Analysis.
  • 1997 - 2008: Director of the Computer Assisted Manufacturing Laboratory.


  • 2006 - in Mechanical Engineering, FEUP, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
  • 1998 - in Mechanical Engineering, FEUP, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal
  • 1995 - in Mechanical Engineering, FEUP, Universidade do Porto, Porto, Portugal


  • Composite materials with natural fibres.
  • Mechanical properties of materials, especially biological materials.
  • Manufacturing processes and their optimization.
  • Metrology.


APSEHAL - Automatização de Processos de Soldadura de Estruturas Hiperestáticas em Ligas de Alumínio
Funding body: PORTUGAL 2020
Reference: CENTRO-01-0247-FEDER-009703
Principal Investigator:João Eduardo Ribeiro
Start: 2015-01-01
End: 2017-12-31

Total results: 66
Afonso I.S.,Nobrega G.,Lima R.,Gomes J.R.,Ribeiro J.E.
Conventional and Recent Advances of Vegetable Oils as Metalworking Fluids (MWFs): A Review
Lubricants, 11, , 2023

Habbar G.,Hocine A.,Maizia A.,Bezazi A.,Ribeiro J.,Houcine Dhaou M.,Bouledroua O.
Failure analysis of biocomposite sandwich pipe under internal pressure – Application for high pressure gas transportation pipelines MEDGAZ
International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 202, , 2023

Afonso I.S.,Duarte C.,Ribeiro A.,Amaral J.S.,Ribeiro J.
Didactic Analysis of Olive Mill Wastewaters Antimicrobial Activity
Lecture Notes in Educational Technology, 457-465, 2023

Barbosa C.,Azevedo H.,Costa S.,Ribeiro J.,Carlos J.,Costa T.,Rocha O.
Solidification and Heat-treatment Conditions Affecting the Tensile Properties and Fracture Feature of an Automotive AlSiMg Alloy
Silicon, , 2023

Paulo A.,Santos J.,da Rocha J.,Lima R.,Ribeiro J.
Mechanical Properties of PLA Specimens Obtained by Additive Manufacturing Process Reinforced with Flax Fibers
Journal of Composites Science, 7, , 2023

Aguirar J.,Rocha J.,Queijo L.,Ribeiro J.E.
Coir and Hop Fibres: Tensile Characterization and Comparison Between Fibres from Distinct Climates
Advanced Structured Materials, 168, 17-27, 2023

Oliveira C.,Rocha J.,Ribeiro J.E.
Mechanical and Physical Characterization of Parts Manufactured by 3D Printing
Advanced Structured Materials, 168, 77-88, 2023

Souza A.,Souza M.S.,Ferrera C.,Puga H.,Lima R.,Ribeiro J.
Flow Visualizations in a PDMS Cerebral Aneurysm Biomodel
Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, 209-215, 2023

Costa S.,Pereira M.,Ribeiro J.,Soares D.
Texturing Methods of Abrasive Grinding Wheels: A Systematic Review
Materials, 15, , 2022

Ibañez-Gómez L.F.,Albarracín-Quintero S.,Céspedes-Zuluaga S.,Montes-Páez E.,Ando Junior O.H.,Carmo J.P.,Ribeiro J.E.,Moreira M.M.A.,Siqueira A.A.G.,Guerrero-Martin C.A.
Process Optimization of the Flaring Gas for Field Applications
Energies, 15, , 2022

Afonso I.S.,Martín M.R.,Ribeiro J.E.
Effect of Welding Sequence in Angular Distortion on Butt Joint GMAW Process
Applied Sciences (Switzerland), 12, , 2022

Maia R.,Carvalho V.,Faria B.,Miranda I.,Catarino S.,Teixeira S.,Lima R.,Minas G.,Ribeiro J.
Diagnosis Methods for COVID-19: A Systematic Review
Micromachines, 13, , 2022

Afonso I.S.,Pereira J.,Ribeiro A.E.,Amaral J.S.,Rodrigues N.,Gomes J.R.,Lima R.,Ribeiro J.
Analysis of a Vegetable Oil Performance in a Milling Process by MQL Lubrication
Micromachines, 13, , 2022

Habbar G.,Maizia A.,Hocine A.,Ribeiro J.,Dhaou M.H.
Micromechanical Analysis of a Bio-Sandwich Application for Cylinder under Pressure
Journal of Composites Science, 6, , 2022

Souza M.S.,Souza A.,Carvalho V.,Teixeira S.,Fernandes C.S.,Lima R.,Ribeiro J.
Fluid Flow and Structural Numerical Analysis of a Cerebral Aneurysm Model
Fluids, 7, , 2022

Miranda I.,Souza A.,Sousa P.,Ribeiro J.,Castanheira E.M.S.,Lima R.,Minas G.
Properties and applications of PDMS for biomedical engineering: A review
Journal of Functional Biomaterials, 13, , 2022

Ariati R.,Sales F.,Noronha V.,Lima R.,Ribeiro J.
Low-Cost Multifunctional Vacuum Chamber for Manufacturing PDMS Based Composites
Machines, 10, , 2022

Nobrega G.,de Souza R.R.,Gonçalves I.M.,Moita A.S.,Ribeiro J.E.,Lima R.A.
Recent Developments on the Thermal Properties, Stability and Applications of Nanofluids in Machining, Solar Energy and Biomedicine
Applied Sciences (Switzerland), 12, , 2022

Sales F.C.P.,de Moura P.A.,da Costa R.R.C.,Ribeiro J.E.
Manufacture of bone fracture plates based on glass fiber reinforced polyurethane composite: a gravity casting adapted process
Materials and Manufacturing Processes, , 2022

Ariati R.,Sales F.,Souza A.,Lima R.A.,Ribeiro J.
Polydimethylsiloxane composites characterization and its applications: A review
Polymers, 13, , 2021

Nobrega G.,Souza M.S.,Rodríguez-Martín M.,Rodríguez-Gonzálvez P.,Ribeiro J.
Parametric optimization of the gmaw welding process in thin thickness of austenitic stainless steel by taguchi method
Applied Sciences (Switzerland), 11, , 2021

Garcia L.M.,Noronha V.T.,Ribeiro J.
Effect of welding orientation in angular distortion in multipass gmaw
Journal of Manufacturing and Materials Processing, 5, , 2021

Sales F.,Souza A.,Ariati R.,Noronha V.,Giovanetti E.,Lima R.,Ribeiro J.
Composite material of PDMS with interchangeable transmittance: Study of optical, mechanical properties and wettability
Journal of Composites Science, 5, , 2021

Carvalho V.,Gonçalves I.M.,Souza A.,Souza M.S.,Bento D.,Ribeiro J.E.,Lima R.,Pinho D.
Manual and automatic image analysis segmentation methods for blood flow studies in microchannels
Micromachines, 12, , 2021

Sales F.C.P.,Ariati R.M.,Noronha V.T.,Ribeiro J.E.
Mechanical characterization of PDMS with different mixing ratios
Procedia Structural Integrity, 37, 383-388, 2021

Sales F.C.P.,Ariati R.M.,Noronha V.T.,da Costa R.R.C.,Ribeiro J.E.
PU tensile tests: Conventional and digital image correlation analysis
Procedia Structural Integrity, 37, 389-396, 2021

Teixeira I.,Castro I.,Carvalho V.,Rodrigues C.,Souza A.,Lima R.,Teixeira S.,Ribeiro J.
Polydimethylsiloxane mechanical properties: A systematic review
AIMS Materials Science, 8, 952-973, 2021

Marques E.,Pereira A.,Ribeiro J.
Thermal evaluation of MAG/TIG welding using numerical extension tool
International Journal of Applied Science and Engineering, 18, 1-16, 2021

Costa S.,Souza M.S.,César M.B.,Gonçalves J.,Ribeiro J.E.
Experimental and numerical study to minimize the residual stresses in welding of 6082-T6 aluminum alloy
AIMS Materials Science, 8, 271-282, 2021

Ribeiro J.,Gonçalves J.,Mineiro N.
Welding process automation of aluminum alloys for the transport industry: An industrial robotics approach
Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, 695 LNEE, 72-81, 2021

Gonçalves J.,Ribeiro J.,Costa P.
Prototyping and control of a conveyor belt: An educational experiment in mechatronics
Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, 695 LNEE, 63-71, 2021

Hocine A.,Maizia A.,Ghouaoula A.,Ribeiro J.E.P.C.
Deterministic Analysis for Creep Behavior of Damaged Composite Tubular Structure
Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention, 20, 1858-1863, 2020

Souza A.,Souza M.S.,Pinho D.,Agujetas R.,Ferrera C.,Lima R.,Puga H.,Ribeiro J.
3D manufacturing of intracranial aneurysm biomodels for flow visualizations: Low cost fabrication processes
Mechanics Research Communications, 107, , 2020

Souza A.,Marques E.,Balsa C.,Ribeiro J.
Characterization of shear strain on PDMS: Numerical and experimental approaches
Applied Sciences (Switzerland), 10, , 2020

Carvalho V.,Maia I.,Souza A.,Ribeiro J.,Costa P.,Puga H.,Teixeira S.,Lima R.A.
In vitro biomodels in stenotic arteries to perform blood analogues flow visualizations and measurements: A review
Open Biomedical Engineering Journal, 14, 87-102, 2020

Dourado D.M.,Rocha M.L.,Carmo J.P.P.,Farias G.B.,Ribeiro J.E.
Modeling and trade-off analysis of a capacitive silicon Mach-Zehnder modulator for telecom applications
2018 SBFoton International Optics and Photonics Conference, SBFoton IOPC 2018, , 2019

Souza A.V.,Ribeiro J.E.,Lima R.
Manufacturing Process of a Brain Aneurysm Biomodel in PDMS Using Rapid Prototyping
Lecture Notes in Computational Vision and Biomechanics, 34, 671-676, 2019

Souza A.,Ribeiro J.,Araújo F.
Numerical Characterization of a Hyperelastic Material to Shear Stress
Lecture Notes in Computational Vision and Biomechanics, 34, 661-670, 2019

Ribeiro J.E.,Lopes H.,Martins P.,Braz-César M.
Mechanical analysis of PDMS material using biaxial test
AIMS Materials Science, 6, 97-110, 2019

Cardoso C.,Fernandes C.S.,Lima R.,Ribeiro J.
Biomechanical analysis of PDMS channels using different hyperelastic numerical constitutive models
Mechanics Research Communications, 90, 26-33, 2018

Lopes A.C.,Fernandes M.G.A.,Ribeiro J.E.P.C.,Fonseca E.M.M.
Determination of optimal parameters in drilling composite materials to minimize the machining temperature using the taguchi method
Biodental Engineering IV - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Biodental Engineering, 2016, 135-140, 2018

Fernandes M.G.A.,Natal R.,Fonseca E.M.M.,Ribeiro J.E.P.C.,Azevedo L.
Effect of drill speed on bone damage during drilling
Biodental Engineering IV - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Biodental Engineering, 2016, 129-134, 2018

Ribeiro J.,Fernandes C.S.,Lima R.
Numerical simulation of hyperelastic behaviour in aneurysm models
Lecture Notes in Computational Vision and Biomechanics, 27, 937-944, 2018

Ribeiro J.,Lopes H.,Martins P.
A hybrid method to characterise the mechanical behaviour of biological hyper-elastic tissues
Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering: Imaging and Visualization, 5, 157-164, 2017

Braz-César M.,Ribeiro J.,Lopes H.
Estimation of the dynamic modal parameters of a small-scaled mockup
Procedia Structural Integrity, 5, 347-354, 2017

Ribeiro J.E.,César M.B.,Lopes H.
Optimization of machining parameters to improve the surface quality
Procedia Structural Integrity, 5, 355-362, 2017

Ribeiro J.,Lopes H.,Queijo L.,Figueiredo D.
Optimization of cutting parameters to minimize the surface roughness in the end milling process using the Taguchi method
Periodica Polytechnica Mechanical Engineering, 61, 30-35, 2017

Dias T.,Paulo N.,Queijo L.,Lopes H.,César M.,Ribeiro J.
Milling parameters optimization for surface quality
Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering, 402, 583-593, 2017

Rodrigues R.O.,Pinho D.,Bento D.,Lima R.,Ribeiro J.
Wall expansion assessment of an intracranial aneurysm model by a 3D Digital Image Correlation System
Measurement: Journal of the International Measurement Confederation, 88, 262-270, 2016

Ribeiro J.,Vaz M.,Lopes H.,De Melo F.Q.,Monteiro J.
Assessment of the Displacement Field Along a Surface Crack in a Flat Plate Using Optical Techniques
Experimental Techniques, 39, 10-20, 2015

Pinho D.,Bento D.,Ribeiro J.,Lima R.,Vaz M.
An in vitro experimental evaluation of the displacement field in an intracranial aneurysm model
Mechanisms and Machine Science, 24, 261-268, 2015

Sampaio C.T.,Fonseca E.M.,Ribeiro J.E.,Cerqueira R.
The assessment of the generated temperature by the drill bit in the bone tissue
Biodental Engineering III - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Biodental Engineering, BIODENTAL 2014, 67-72, 2014

Eduardo Ribeiro J.,Lopes H.,Paulo Carmo J.
Characterization of coating processes in Moiré Diffraction Gratings for strain measurements
Optics and Laser Technology, 47, 159-165, 2013

Lopes H.,Ribeiro J.,Araújo Dos Santos J.V.,Maia N.M.M.
Localization of damage in beams using interferometric techniques
Proceedings of the 6th European Workshop - Structural Health Monitoring 2012, EWSHM 2012, 1, 198-205, 2012

Lopes H.,Ribeiro J.,Dos Santos A.J.V.
Interferometric techniques in structural damage identification
Shock and Vibration, 19, 835-844, 2012

Richter-Trummer V.,Moreira P.M.G.P.,Ribeiro J.,De Castro P.M.S.T.
The contour method for residual stress determination applied to an AA6082-T6 friction stir butt weld
Materials Science Forum, 681, 177-181, 2011

Lopes H.,Ribeiro J.E.,Vaz M.,Gomes J.M.
The measurement of the modal strain fields using digital shearography
EPJ Web of Conferences, 6, , 2010

Lopes H.,Ribeiro J.,Vaz M.,Silva Gomes J.
Unwrapping techniques for speckle phase maps: Study and comparison of the performance of principal methods
EPJ Web of Conferences, 6, , 2010

Araújo Dos Santos J.V.,Lopes H.M.R.,Ribeiro J.,Maia N.M.M.,Pires Vaz M.A.
Damage localisation in beams using the ritz method and speckle shear interferometry
Civil-Comp Proceedings, 93, , 2010

Ribeiro J.,Monteiro J.,Vaz M.,Lopes H.,Piloto P.
Measurement of residual stresses with optical techniques
Strain, 45, 123-130, 2009

Ribeiro J.E.C.,Do Carmo J.P.P.
A wireless acquisition system for monitoring the influence of loads on vertebral column behaviour
BIODEVICES 2008 - Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Biomedical Electronics and Devices, 2, 233-237, 2008